Book Category: Insects & Inverts

  • Insects in the Pond, Nature Close Ups
    Non-FictionOda, H. 1986. Raintree Publishers. Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Pond/Lake – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group:

  • Life in Ponds
    Non-FictionGorvett, J. 1970. American Heritage Press. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group:

  • At the Edge of the Pond
    Non-FictionDewey, J.O. 1987. Little, Brown, and Company. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, Wildlife – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Pond Life
    Non-FictionCrosby, A.L. 1964. Garrard Publishing. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators, Pre K-2nd grade

  • Secrets of Inland Waters
    Non-FictionAmov, B. 1965. Little, Brown & Company. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Natural Cycles, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, Water Quailty – Keywords: aquatic life
    Age Group:

  • Woodland Stewardship – a Practical Guide for Midwestern Landowners
    Non-FictionBaughman, M.J., Alm, A.A., Eiber, T.C. and Blinn, C. 1993. Minnesota Extension Service. Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Natural Resources & Land Use, Stewardship – Keywords: landowner resource
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • An Introduction to the Aquatic Insects of North America
    Non-FictionMerritt, R. and Cummins K.W. 2008. Kendall/Hunt Publishing. Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Aquatic Entomology: The Fisherman’s and Ecologists’ Illustrated Guide to Insects and Their Relatives
    Non-FictionMcCafferty, W. and Provonsha, A. 1983. Jones & Bartlett Learning. Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: field guide
    Age Group: Parents & educators

  • Strange Beginnings
    Non-FictionNeedham, K., and Lucas, L. 2002. Tradewinds Books. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Natural Cycles, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Freshwater Feeders: Studying food Webs in Freshwater
    Non-FictionHook, G. 2010. Rourke Publishing LLC. Category(ies): Fish, Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Natural Cycles, Plants, Pond/Lake, Reptiles and Amphibians, River/Riparian, Wetlands – Keywords: food chains
    Age Group:

  • Strange Beginnings
    Non-FictionNeedham, K., and Lucas, L. 2002. Tradewinds Books. Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Parents & educators, Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Wacky Wedding: A Book of Alphabet Antics
    Fiction

    Edwards, P.D. and H. Cole. 1999. Hyperion Books for Children.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Very Quiet Cricket
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1997. Penguin Young Readers Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Very Lonely Firefly
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1995. Philomel.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: fireflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How Many Ants? (Rookie Readers)
    Fiction

    Brimmer, L.D. and J. Cottle. 1997. Scholastic Library Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Racing Worm Brothers
    Fiction

    Barwin, G. and K. MacAulay. 1998. Annick Press, Limited.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Squirmy’s Big Secret (Miss Gator’s Schoolhouse Series)
    Fiction

    Kraus, R. and B. Brook. 1990. Silver Burrdett Press.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • About Arachnids: A Guide for Children
    Non-Fiction

    Sill, C. 2003. Peachtree Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: arachnid guide
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Sophie’s Masterpiece
    Fiction

    Spinelli, E. 2004. Aladdin.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Inch by Inch
    Fiction

    Lionni, L. 1995. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: inch worm
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • How to Hide a Butterfly: and other insects
    Fiction

    Heller, R. 1992. Penguin Group Inc (USA).

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: camouflage
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Worms
    Non-Fiction

    Heinrichs, A. 2004. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Monarch Butterfly of Aster Way
    Non-Fiction

    Ring, E., and K. Lee. 1999. Soundprints.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: monarch butterfly
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bugs are Insects (Let’s Read and Find Out Science Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Rockwell, A. 2001. Harper Collins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: insects
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ladybugs: Red, Fiery and Bright
    Non-Fiction

    Posada, Mia. 2002. Carolhorda.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: ladybugs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Earthworms
    Non-Fiction

    Llewellyn, C. et al. 2002. Scholastic Library Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Snails
    Non-Fiction

    Fisher, E. and T. Gibbons. 1997. Gareth Stevens Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: snails
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Spinning Spiders (Let’s-Read- and-Find-Out Science Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Berger, M. 2003. HarperCollins.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords: frogs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Caterpillars, Bugs, and Butterflies
    Non-Fiction

    Boring, M. and L. Garrow. 1999. NorthWord Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ant Cities
    Non-Fiction

    Dorros, A. 1988. Harper Collins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Backyard Bugs
    Non-Fiction

    DK Publishing. 2007. DK Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Urban Environment, Wildlife – Keywords: bugs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wonderful Worms
    Non-Fiction

    Glaser, L. 1994. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Wiggling Worms at Work
    Non-Fiction

    Pfeffer, W. 2003. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Compost Critters
    Non-Fiction

    Lavies, B. 1993. Penguin Young Readers Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil – Keywords: composting
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Earthworms
    Non-Fiction

    Holmes, K.J. 1998. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • An Earthworm’s Life
    Non-Fiction

    Himmelman, J. 2000. Scholastic Library Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Soil – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Cobweb Christmas: The Tradition of Tinsel
    Fiction

    Climo, S. and J. Manning. 2001. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Seasons – Keywords: Christmas
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Three Grasshoppers
    Fiction

    Bosca, F. 2006. Purple Bear Books, Incorporated.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Seasons, Wildlife – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bugs and Bugsicles: Insects in the Winter
    Non-Fiction

    Hansen, A., and R. C. Kray. 2009. Boyds Mills Press.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Seasons – Keywords: insects in winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Not a Buzz to be Found: Insects in Winter
    Non-Fiction

    Glaser, L., and J. Zollars. 2011. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Seasons – Keywords: winter
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Crinkleroot’s Guide to Knowing Butterflies and Moths
    Non-Fiction

    Arnosky, J. 1996. Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration – Keywords: butterflies & moths
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bug Hunter
    Non-Fiction

    Arnosky, J. 1997. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Jo MacDonald Hiked in the Woods
    Fiction

    Quattlebaum, M. and L. J. Bryant. 2013. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration, Wildlife – Keywords: hiking
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Thinking About Ants
    Non-Fiction

    Brenner, B. 1997. Mondo Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration, Wildlife – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Diary of a Worm
    Fiction

    Cronin, D. 2003. Harpercollins Childrens Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Soil, Wildlife – Keywords: worms
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Beetles and Bugs: A Nature Trail Book
    Non-Fiction

    Wood, A. J. 2003. Silver Dolphin Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Under One Rock: Bugs, Slugs and Other Ughs
    Non-Fiction

    Fredericks, A.D. 2001. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature, Nature Exploration, Wildlife – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Forest Explorer
    Non-Fiction

    Pyers, G. 2004. Raintree Publishers.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Nature Exploration – Keywords: forest
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Farm Crops
    Non-Fiction

    Gillis, J.B. 2004. Compass Point Books

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts, Natural Cycles, Plants – Keywords: Farming
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • On One Flower: Butterflies, Ticks and a Few More Icks
    Fiction

    Fredericks, A.D. 2006. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Plants, Wildlife – Keywords: flower
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Monarch and Milkweed
    Non-Fiction

    Frost, H., and L. Gore. 2008. Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Plants – Keywords: monarchs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Near One Cattail: Turtles, Logs and Leaping Frogs
    Non-Fiction

    Fredericks, A.D. 2005. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Plants, Wetlands – Keywords: wetlands
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • In One Tidepool: Crabs, Snails and Salty Tails
    Non-Fiction

    Fredericks, A.D. 2002. Dawn Publications.

    Category(ies): Habitats & Ecosystems, Insects & Inverts, Ocean/Marine, Wildlife – Keywords: crabs, snails
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bugliest Bug
    Fiction

    Shields, C.D., and S. Nash. 2005. Candlewick Press.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Itsy Bitsy Spider
    Fiction

    Trapani, I. 1998. Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ant and the Grasshopper
    Fiction

    Poole, A. 2000. Holiday House, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • One Hundred Hungry Ants
    Fiction

    Pinczes, E. 1999. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Wish I Were a Butterfly
    Fiction

    Howe, J. 1994. Harcourt Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Miss Spider’s Tea Party
    Fiction

    Kirk, D. 2007. Scholastic, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Hey, Little Ant
    Fiction

    Hoose, P., Hoose, H. 1998. Ten Speed Press.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Pattern Bugs
    Fiction

    Harris, T. 2001. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: patterns
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Little Black Ant on Park Street
    Fiction

    Halfmann, J., and K. Rietz. 2009. Soundprints.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ant
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Aaaarrgghh! Spider!
    Fiction

    Monks, L. 2007. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • If I Were An Ant
    Fiction

    Moses, A. and T. Dunnington. 1993. Scholastic Library Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti
    Fiction

    McDermott, G. 1987. Henry Holt & Company, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Dream Weaver
    Fiction

    London, J. and R. Baviera. 1998. Silver Whistle.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Grasshopper on the Road (I Can Read Book Series: Level 2)
    Fiction

    Lobel, A. 1986. HarperCollinsPublishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Grasshopper’s Song: An Aesop’s Fable Revisited
    Fiction

    Giovanni, N. and C. Raschka. 2008. Candlewick Press.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Be Nice to Spiders
    Fiction

    Graham, M. B. 1967. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Bumblebee at Apple Tree Lane
    Fiction

    Galvin, L.G., and K. Kest. 2000. Soundprints.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: bumblebee
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Martha Moth Makes Socks
    Fiction

    Evans, C. 2006. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: moths
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Diary of a Fly
    Fiction

    Cronin, D. and H. Bliss. 2007. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: flies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Butterfly Count
    Fiction

    Collard, S.B. 2002. Holiday House.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: butterflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Diary of a Spider
    Fiction

    Cronin, D. and H. Bliss. 2005. HarperCollins Publishers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Pocketful of Cricket
    Fiction

    Caudill, R. 2004. Holt, Henry Books for Young Readers.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1994. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: butterflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Very Busy Spider
    Fiction

    Carle, E. 1989. Penguin Group (USA).

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Daddy Longlegs at Birch Lane
    Fiction

    Brenna, B., and S. Blair. 1996. Soundprints.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: daddy longlegs
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Leaping Grasshopper
    Fiction

    Archambault, J. 2006. Jitterbug Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • A Butterfly is Patient
    Fiction

    Aston, D. H., and S. Long. 2011. Chronicle Books, LLC.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: butterflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Two Bad Ants
    Fiction

    Allsburg, C.V. 2002. Book Wholesalers, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Spiders Spin Webs
    Non-Fiction

    Winer, Y. and K. Lloyd-Jones. 1998. Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Butterflies Fly.
    Non-Fiction

    Winer, Y. and K. Lloyd-Jones. 2001. Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: butterflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Ants (The New Creepy Crawly Collection)
    Non-Fiction

    Vaughan, J. and T. Gibbons. 1997. Gareth Stevens Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Insects (Audubon Society First Field Guide Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Wilsdon, C. 1998. Scholastic, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Life Cycle of a Grasshopper
    Non-Fiction

    Trumbauer, L. 2000. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshoppers
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Little Cricket’s Song
    Fiction

    Barkan, J. 2007. Readers Digest Children’s Publishing, Incorporated.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Life and Times of the Ant
    Non-Fiction

    Micucci, C. 2006. Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: ants
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • I Can Read About Spiders
    Non-Fiction

    Merrians, D. and G. McKeown. 1977. Troll Communications, LLC.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • What is an Insect?
    Non-Fiction

    Schaefer, L.M. 2001. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Chirping Crickets, Vol. 2
    Non-Fiction

    Spinelli, E., Berger. M. 1998. Harper Collins Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Firefly at Stonybrook Farm
    Non-Fiction

    Pfeffer, W., and L. Mikec. 2004. Soundprints.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: firefly
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Spiders (Photo-Fact Collection Series)
    Non-Fiction

    Resnick, J.P. Kidsbooks, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Amazing Spiders (Eyewitness Junior)
    Non-Fiction

    Parsons, A. and J. Young. 1990. Random House Children’s Books.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Dragonflies
    Non-Fiction

    Overbeck, C. 1982. Lerner Publishing Group.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: dragonflies
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • The Icky Bug Alphabet
    Non-Fiction

    Pallotta, J. and R. Masiello. 1990. Charlesbridge Publishing, Inc.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords:
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Chirp, Chirp!: Crickets in Your Backyard
    Non-Fiction

    Loewen, N. 2005. Coughlan Publishing

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Peterson First Guide to Insects of North America
    Non-Fiction

    Leahy, C. 1998. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: insects
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Hungry Hoppers: Grasshoppers in Your Backyard
    Non-Fiction

    Loewen, N. 2003. Coughlan Publishing.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: grasshopper
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade

  • Web Weavers and Other Spiders
    Non-Fiction

    Kelman, B.D. 1995. Crabtree Publishing Company.

    Category(ies): Insects & Inverts – Keywords: spiders
    Age Group: Pre K-2nd grade